Microsoft today with the announcement of its Q2 2012 earnings report confirmed that the company has sold over 525 million licenses of Windows 7 since it hits the market in October 2009. The company previously announced in September last year, at its BUILD conference, that it was on its way to approach 450 million Windows 7 units. With the today announcement it appears that the company made additional 75 million sales in quite a less time. ...

According to a DARPA request for proposal, the US pentagon planned to spend over $32 million to develop “fun to play” computer games that can help them refining the way weapons systems are tested so as to ensure they are free from software errors, security bugs, as per the Department of Defense. The goal is to create puzzles that are “intuitively understandable...

An innovation that helps create a new market and even value network is termed as disruptive innovation. Disruptive innovation is used in business and technology literature often to describe innovations that improve a product or services in ways that the market does not expect either, typically first by designing for a different set of consumers in the new market and...

Germany’s Mannheim Regional Court today has just issued a decision on Apple and Samsung ongoing dispute. The decision rules out against one of the Samsung’s several infringement claims. Judge Andreas Voss rejected the Korean manufacturer’s claim, through the reasoning behind the decision is still blurred. The issue is a Samsung pertaining to the 3G / UMTS standard – one of seven that Apple has been accused of infringing. The validity of the patent itself probably was behind the judge Voss decision, said Foss Patents. FOSS even...

Microsoft Corporation reported its Q2 2012 earnings with revenue of $20.89 billion, a 5% increase from the prior year period. The company operating income, net income, and diluted earnings per share for the quarter were $7.99 billion, $6.62 billion, and $0.78 per share, compared with $8.17 billion, $6.63 billion and $0.77 per share, respectively, in the prior year period. “We delivered solid financial results, even as we prepare for a launch year that will accelerate many of our key products and services,” said Steve Ballmer, chief...

“999 times failure awaits the 1 big success”, something that craves deep inside a student, a professional, an individual and many others who dream and aspires to achieve the best through their imagination and determination. However, if they fail to get a top university seals on themselves, it majority wise becomes very tough for them to convince themselves and...

We’re getting multiple reports that MegaUpload may be trying to get back online, even including one directly from Anonymous tweets that site is trying to get back under another domain name www.megavideo.bz. Online sharing site MegaUpload was shut down by the FBIs on the DOJs decision earlier today, which results in a reaction from the Hacker Group Anonymous to...

Online sharing site MegaUpload was shut down by the FBIs on the DOJs decision earlier today, which results in a reaction from the Hacker Group Anonymous to shut down various government agencies and big companies website. It was found that the website founder Kim Schmitz had own himself over luxuries cars which total comes with a $6 million price tag. The list, according...

Twitter, the world’s biggest micro-blogging website, made another move with the acquisition of Summify, a service that culls through your social media profile to deliver a daily digest of the most relevant stories to your inbox or an iPhone app. “Our long-term vision at Summify has always been to connect people with the most relevant news for them, in the most...

Microsoft updates the world with mentioning that the company is aware of the color space issue w/ some Xbox video apps and is working on its fixture. The company last updated about Xbox 360 to its users in December brought with a problem with color output for some. The company’s Xbox division, Director of Programming, Larry Hyrb, tweeted about the issue. The problem might be looks smaller in nature, but it looks company wondered it that it’s important enough to address. The new dashboard released in December to upgrade the service...